Meet the Lender in St. Louis: A Special Event for Local Businesses. Business Finance Solutions will be hosting a “Meet the Lender” event for businesses in the St. Louis metro area on February 17-18, 2014 On Monday and Tuesday, February 17th and 18th, machine shops, manufacturers, packaging and assembly, industrial, apparel and other business […]
Invoice Factoring 101 Webinar: Learn about Invoice Factoring and how to use it to help your business grow. Do you have open purchase orders with large companies? Do need working capital to buy raw materials, equipment or supplies? Do you have customers who are slow to pay? Invoice Factoring may be a good solution to […]
Financing for Oil Field Service Companies and Related Small Businesses – (Webinar) Join Sam Thacker and the BFS team as we explore finance best practices for oil field service companies and related and small businesses. If your company works with oil and gas producers, rig operators, tool and equipment suppliers, or any oil and gas […]
Special Event for Businesses in the Eagle Ford Shale Play. Business Finance Solutions will be hosting a “Meet the Lender” event for businesses in the Eagle Ford Shale Play this Tuesday and Wednesday in the San Antonio area. On October 22nd and 23rd, oilfield service companies and related businesses operating in the Eagle Ford […]
Just a few weeks ago, I traveled south on IH35 from Austin to Laredo to visit a client. As usual the highway was busy with commuters, trucks and other commercial traffic. After all, Interstate Highway 35 runs 1,568 miles from Laredo, TX to Duluth, MN, and is the most important north-south highway through Texas, connecting […]
Sam Thacker is not my uncle. He is of course a well-known business blogger. In December 2009, he wrote one of the most controversial blogs he has ever written. It has achieved over 50,000 readers since then. This jovial yet pointed article still has valid commentary on the needs of small businesses. Sam jabs at […]
This article explains the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) in easy to understand language, and the basic information that small business owners need to know. This is a must read article for any business owners who plans to apply for SBA loans, bank loans and other financing that may require a lien on goods, assets or […]
FACT: Your business growth depends on being in the right markets.
FACT: Letters of credit reduce the risk on foreign transactions.